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Best Buy® Offers Free Stocking Stuffers with Purchase of Galaxy Nexus by Samsung - 4G LTE; Phone Available Today

Press release   •   Dec 16, 2011 05:48 EST

Customers will receive free iFrogz headphones at Best Buy with the purchase of Galaxy Nexus by Samsung - 4G LTE and 2-year activation; offer good in stores only and runs December 15-17

MINNEAPOLIS - December 15, 2011 - Best Buy Mobile today announced a special offer to kick off the launch of the Galaxy Nexus by Samsung - 4G LTE for Verizon Wireless. One of the most anticipated smartphones of the holiday season, the Galaxy Nexus is the first device to run on Ice Cream Sandwich (Android 4.0). The phone will be available at Best Buy and Best Buy Mobile standalone stores, as well as online at BestBuy.com/Mobile.

Starting today, customers who purchase the smartphone will be able to choose any one of the six different pairs and colors of the iFrogz headphones, including the iFrogz EarPollution Luxe Headphones and Microphone, making a perfect stocking stuffer. The special offer runs from Dec. 15 through Dec. 17, is available in stores only and is valid with two year activation.

The Galaxy Nexus by Samsung - 4G LTE has several new features including data usage notifications, voice support in 20 languages, zero shutter lag camera and panoramic mode and HD video camera in full 1080p along with social and business tools including Hangouts, Google Music, and Google+, making it the perfect gift for someone special on your list this season.

Best Buy Mobile features phones to meet everyone's needs and price points, highlighted by the most smartphones under one roof1. Additionally, Best Buy Mobile offers an array of services aimed at improving customers' experience, including Walk Out Working, Upgrade Checker, Happy 24 and a full selection of accessories for customers to protect and personalize their device.

1 Based on a comparison to National Retailers as of Sept. 4, 2011.

About Best Buy Mobile

Best Buy Mobile was founded in 2006 with a goal of changing the way consumers shop for and purchase mobile phones in America. Today, Best Buy Mobile is in every Best Buy store and also has 279 Best Buy Mobile specialty stores around the country. Best Buy Mobile features one of the largest selections of carriers, handsets and accessories available anywhere. Employees undergo at least 80 hours of intensive training, as well as continuing education on mobile phone technology and trends to help customers get the most of their mobile phones. For more information about Best Buy Mobile, visit www.bestbuy.com/mobile or www.bestbuymobile.com.

About Best Buy Co., Inc.

Best Buy Co., Inc. (NYSE: BBY) is a leading multi-channel global retailer and developer of technology products and services. Every day our employees - 180,000 strong - are committed to helping deliver the technology solutions that enable easy access to people, knowledge, ideas and fun. We are keenly aware of our role and impact on the world, and we are committed to developing and implementing business strategies that bring sustainable technology solutions to our consumers and communities. For information about Best Buy, visit www.bby.com and to shop at Best Buy, visit www.bestbuy.com.

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Media Contact:

Jeff Haydock, Best Buy Mobile PR

(612) 291-6164 or jeff.haydock@bestbuy.com